Women of valour in the Bible

By Pastor David Odunayo First, let me correct a wrong impression. It is completely false to say women were relegated in the Bible. Yes, they assisted their husbands but they were not inferior to them. We have many women of valour in the Bible. These were women who won battles courageously and did outstanding things. Among them were Deborah, the prophetess who was not only a prophetess but a dutiful wife. She did mighty things in Israel. (Jug4:4).Her prophecy led us to Jael, the wife of Heber. Jael was a…

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‘Journalism is a call we must always trust God to fulfil’

Dayo Emmanuel Fact-Checking journalist with AFP and Business and Development Editor of The Cable, Oluwamayowa Tijani has said that journalism is a calling and journalists must trust God to fulfil the call. Tijani who spoke at the February fellowship of Journalists For Christ in Lagos tagged ‘Faith on the beat,’ relayed several experiences of God’s intervention in his job. “Personally as a journalist, I found that journalism is a calling. A lot of people say that I know how to do things but I know I can’t do anything because…

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Journalism: What’s prayer got to do with it?

Journalism: What’s prayer got to do with it? There is the popular song about prayer being the key, the master key to resolving any issue, but how many of us pray when we need to write a story, get an important source or conduct an interview? I never thought much about praying concerning journalism issues like the ones mentioned above until I read the story of Late John McCandlish Phillips, a former staff of The New York Times in a testimony he shared titled Faith in the Daily News Chase….

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Dossier of a Christian journalist

BOOK TITLE: MY DOSSIER AUTHOR:        Wole Olarinde PAGES  :        132 PUBLISHER: Benefits Media Ministry REVIEWER:     Gbenga Osinaike As simple as it may look, writing an autobiography usually does not always come easy. The author is usually caught in the dilemma of writing facts about himself and what he wants the public to read.  As much as the author would love to lay the facts bare, autobiographies are not usually 100 percent accurate presentation of a man’s life or trajectory. So, going through the length of the book: My Dossier by Wole…

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How to maximise God’s gifts

Pastor Tayo Ogunbiyi, Head of Features Unit, Lagos State Ministry of Information & Strategy who was the guest speaker at the July 2019 fellowship spoke on how to maximise God’s gifts. Blessing Olagundoye and Ronke Otufodunrin report Introduction God is the giver of every gift and He’s interested in how we maximize our gifts. Every gift and talent leads to a career path not only for you but for generations.  How can we maximize our gifts? FOCUS: You must know what you see about the gifts, don’t allow others to…

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The Battle is the Lord’s

For most believers, one of the most challenging things to contemplate is the thought of ceding control to God, which is hilarious, because come to think of it, we are never in control, God is. We say the Lord’s prayer all the time [Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven (Mat 6:10)] without meaning it. We often make our plans and then invite God into our established plans, plans that we have already written in stone. But have you ever thought that there is a need…

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